sevdaliza needs music and music needed sevdaliza
The self-taught Iranian-Dutch talent on the importance of following your destiny.
sydney’s yung brujo is djing for cultural survival
Latin, British, fragmented, and political — Yung Brujo creates dancefloors that speak to multiculturalism.
25 years of chapter music: a chat and a cuppa with ben and guy
For 25 years, Guy Blackman and Ben O’Connor have worked to create a "beautiful, healthy, expressive music scene."
kardajala kirridarra’s ambient electronica champions aboriginal women
With references including thunderstorms, Bjork, indigenous languages and the role of women in Aboriginal communities, the group are knitting together past, present and future.
kojey radical is keeping poetry alive through rap
We caught up with the rising London star about politics and poetry — because what else are you going to talk about in 2017?
musician nkechi anele is putting biracial experience front and centre through art
The polymath is taking conversations about race and identity offline and into the real world.
young, proud and aboriginal: exploring activism and allies in 2017
"Aboriginal people are sick of being talked about — in parliament, in schooling systems, everywhere. We want to be talked to, we want to be part of the discussion, we have so much to say and we have been silenced for so long."
introducing miss blanks: the brisbane rapper here to empower the trans community
She’s part of the new generation of Australian rappers reclaiming hip hop as a political weapon, a megaphone amplifying racial and gender diversity.
introducing serwah attafuah
DISPOSSESSED’s guitarist on using punk to champion Indigenous, queer and black voices.